Family Home Care is divesting of its Medicare Certified Home Health, and Housecalls
Primary Care Practice & Hospice business to focus on Home Care and Non‐Medicare
Certified Home Health going forward.
Liberty Lake, WA – September 1, 2012 Today we are announcing the sale of our
Housecalls Practice, Medicare Certified Home Health, and Hospice business lines to Gentiva Health Services, Inc. Gentiva is the nation’s largest provider of home health and hospice services based on revenue, delivering innovative, high quality care to patients across the United States.
Family Home Care, a Liberty Lake-based company, has been dedicated to providing in-home healthcare services for over 45 years as a locally owned company. With a dedicated remaining staff of approximately 200 healthcare professionals, Family Home Care will continue to provide Home Care services throughout the Inland Northwest while expanding into other home-based products and services.
Family Home Care is also excited to announce the new leadership team moving forward:
Ryan Fix, previous Chief Business Officer, has been named as Chief Executive Officer. Fix is an accomplished business leader with 14 years of experience in the healthcare and technology industries with a wealth of business leadership and entrepreneurial experience.
Jeff Wiberg, previous Vice President of Human Resources, has been named as President. Wiberg has been a part of the Senior Leadership of Family Home Care for just under 5 years, and comes from a 12-year background in business, consulting, and leadership.
Michael Nowling, previous President, will continue as owner and will continue to assist in the growth and success of Family Home Care’s future.
“Today marks a shift for our company and it’s direction moving forward. We are excited about the ability to focus completely on home care services and the opportunity to expand the private pay services we provide our current and future customers,” said Ryan Fix, Family Home Care CEO.
About Family Home Care
Head quartered in Liberty Lake, WA, Family Home Care’s mission is to bring the broadest range of caring services to people where they live, to enhance their lives, as well as the lives of their families. The company was founded in 1966 and has locally owned and operated since. Family Home Care continues to employ approximately 200 employees.
For more information, please visit www.familyhomecare.org.